Salman Khan and his Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam director Sanjay Leela Bhansali have been in talks for a film for a long time. After lots of speculations about their project, things have fallen into the place as the filmmaker is ready with the basic script of the movie. As per a Mumbai Mirror report, SLB has begun working on screenplay too. Reuniting nearly after two decades, Salman and SLB are set to project a love story on the silver screen again. "He had discussed the idea with Salman before the release of his last directorial, Padmaavat. Salman is equally excited to collaborate with him. Sanjay has been working on three scripts simultaneously and was in talks with several big actors. He has finally decided to go ahead with this one which will be spearheaded by Salman," a source informed the leading daily.
CEO of Bhansali Productions, Prerna Singh confirmed the news saying, "Yes, Salman Khan and Sanjay Leela Bhansali are reuniting after 19 years for a love story. Their collaboration is the best thing that can happen in terms of story-telling." As for the leading lady and other members of star cast, they will be signed soon.
The love story will be jointly produced by Salman and Sanjay Leela Bhansali. While the release date is not locked yet, they are eyeing for 2020 release. And if the same report is to believed, the film will go on floors in the second half of 2019. Now, this is indeed good news to start your day with, right? Apart from Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Salman has worked with SLB in his directorial Khamoshi: The Musical and he did have an extended cameo in Sawaariya that featured Ranbir Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor.
Nevertheless, we are looking forward to seeing their new project, what about you?
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